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WORD CURSES IN SCRIPTURE: Both a tool of Spiritual Warfare and Perverted for Satanic Purposes

One of the more famous curses in scripture comes from Joshua chapter six and demonstrates the very great power of our words for good or ill.  In righteous anger and with a prophetic sense of how places retain the stamp of evil Joshua gathered his compatriots around him to agree upon a curse which he then pronounced.  This practice, not taken lightly nor entered into thoughtlessly, has always been a tool of spiritual warfare.  Perhaps you have a daughter being exploited by the sex trade industry.  An example: Has it occurred to you to gather your praying friends and unreservedly curse that evil stronghold over which demons are assigned to interrupt her destiny as a child of God?

Then Joshua made them take an oath at that time, saying, "Cursed before the Lord is the man who rises up and builds this city Jericho; with the loss of his firstborn he shall lay its foundation, and with the loss of  his youngest son he shall set up its gates."  So the Lord was with Joshua and his fam…